Corfu: Mountain Climbing
The Greek Island Kerkyra
Corfu is an island yearning to be explored. Rich in vegetation and beautiful mountains, you will enjoy the hiking and climbing you do here. Seek out the Corfu Mountain Climbing Club (Tel: 0661 39481) and discover the most exciting trails and stunning mountain views. Treks will take you through olive groves and idyllic Corfiot villages where the locals are renowned for being welcoming and friendly. The flora and fauna around Corfu is sweet smelling and colourful and you will certainly enjoy an energetic hike up into the mountains. The Pantokrator mountains are highly popular and provide some challenging routes for more advanced climbers. Mount Pantokrator itself is 1000 metres and at the summit you may be lucky enough to see Italy on a clear day.